Zucchini with Rice and Coconut Milk

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Catherine Cappiello Pappas

By
@LadyGourmet

This is a healthy and delicious side dish that fuses exotic spices and sweet coconut into a savory delight!

Rating:
★★★★★ 1 vote
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Serves:
5
Prep:
5 Min
Cook:
35 Min

Ingredients

3 – 4 cups of zucchini – sliced
1 onion – sliced thin
3 cloves of garlic – chopped
healthy handful of fresh basil – sliced
1 cup chicken broth
1 tablespoon – lemon juice
13.5 oz can of coconut milk
¾ tsp. salt
½ tsp. ground black pepper
1 ½ tsp. curry powder
2 tablespoons olive oil
1½ cups uncooked rice

How to Make Zucchini with Rice and Coconut Milk

Step-by-Step

  • 1Heat a sauce pan with the olive oil and add the onion, garlic and zucchini. Let this sauté for about 1 minute. Add the chicken broth, lemon juice, fresh basil and seasonings.

    Simmer this on low until the zucchini become soft and the onion is transparent. This will take about 30 – 35 minutes.

    Add the coconut milk with the zucchini is cooked. Simmer for another minute or two and adjust the seasonings to taste.

    Prepare the rice as directed.

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About Zucchini with Rice and Coconut Milk

Course/Dish: Rice Sides
Other Tag: Healthy
Hashtags: #coconut, #zucchini, #milk